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10.22.15
ICYMI: Pocket 3D scanner, light show record and more
10.22.15

ICYMI: Pocket 3D scanner, light show record and more

We wove in just a few Back to the Future Day references in today's ICYMI because you might have missed some of these clips and that would be sad.

By K. Davis,   10.22.15
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05.01.13
Extreme closeup! IBM makes 'world's smallest movie' using atoms (video)
05.01.13

Extreme closeup! IBM makes 'world's smallest movie' using atoms (video)

After taking a few shadowy pictures for the scientific world's paparazzi, the atom is now ready fo...

By M. Hearn,   05.01.13
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03.06.13
Bird poop and Big Screens: Attempting a multiplayer world record
03.06.13

Bird poop and Big Screens: Attempting a multiplayer world record

There's no category in the Guinness World Records for the most players in a single-screen multipla...

By M. Richardson,   03.06.13
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12.05.12
Liquid Robotics' Wave Glider breaks Guinness record, does it in the name of science
12.05.12

Liquid Robotics' Wave Glider breaks Guinness record, does it in the name of science

Last fall, four autonomous Wave Gliders set out from San Francisco Bay to begin a two-fold mission...

By J. Volpe,   12.05.12
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09.12.12
Visualized: World's largest QR code is a Canadian maize maze
09.12.12

Visualized: World's largest QR code is a Canadian maize maze

And why wouldn't it be? That's how the Kraay family of Lacombe, Alberta, Canada gets down, as evid...

By B. Gilbert,   09.12.12
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06.06.12
Visualized: what your screen looks like after 22 straight hours of Fruit Ninja
06.06.12

Visualized: what your screen looks like after 22 straight hours of Fruit Ninja

Twenty-two and a half hours, actually. Qualcomm's gaming marathon is nearing its end right now. Th...

By B. Heater,   06.06.12
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05.04.12
First solar-powered boat to circle the world pulls into home port, contemplates next move
05.04.12

First solar-powered boat to circle the world pulls into home port, contemplates next move

It's been two years since we last heard of the 98-foot-long solar-powered boat, which at the time...

By S. Silbert,   05.04.12
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03.15.12
Swimming robots break wave-powered distance record, don't even stop for high-fives
03.15.12

Swimming robots break wave-powered distance record, don't even stop for high-fives

Remember those autonomous sea-faring robots we saw back in November? Well, it looks like their self...

By J. Trew,   03.15.12
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11.19.11
Wave Glider robots set out to explore the seven seas, break the Guinness record
11.19.11

Wave Glider robots set out to explore the seven seas, break the Guinness record

It's a bird, it's a plane, nope, it's Liquid Robotic's four Wave Gliders on a mission to snag the...

By L. Leavitt,   11.19.11
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